intershoot

verb

in·​ter·​shoot
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intransitive verb

: to shoot or flash at intervals
hues … intershooting and to sight lost and recoveredWilliam Wordsworth

transitive verb

: to intermingle with : color in streaks
flames intershooting the dense smoke

Word History

Etymology

inter- + shoot

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“Intershoot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intershoot. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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